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WIP3D
« on: January 11, 2022, 12:58:03 AM »


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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2022, 01:00:41 AM »
Latest offering (in both 1/72 and 1/35):








Could offer an interesting option to build something like this:

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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2022, 01:14:32 AM »
Other offerings:




In 1/72 & 1/48:




In 1/72 & 1/35:







plus many more...
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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #3 on: January 16, 2022, 04:08:14 AM »
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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #4 on: January 16, 2022, 05:44:58 AM »
Latest offering (in both 1/72 and 1/35):




... and there is another set of 1/35 drawings I can now file in the "dont have to scratchbuild that now" container.

Nice chance for a vignette of the Kiwi gunners during the Long Tan battle.

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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #5 on: January 16, 2022, 05:52:15 AM »
Latest offering (in both 1/72 and 1/35):




... and there is another set of 1/35 drawings I can now file in the "dont have to scratchbuild that now" container.

Nice chance for a vignette of the Kiwi gunners during the Long Tan battle.

Many years ago I used to have a Britains diecast of one of these.

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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #6 on: January 16, 2022, 10:40:02 AM »
Latest offering (in both 1/72 and 1/35):




... and there is another set of 1/35 drawings I can now file in the "dont have to scratchbuild that now" container.

Nice chance for a vignette of the Kiwi gunners during the Long Tan battle.

Good luck finding someone who looks sufficiently like a Maori in 1/35 scale...

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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #7 on: January 17, 2022, 12:45:15 AM »
Good luck finding someone who looks sufficiently like a Maori in 1/35 scale...

They don't have to be Maori.  As you can see from the photo above and that below (just for example), there were plenty of non-Maori in the NZ Army detachments:

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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #8 on: January 17, 2022, 10:30:15 AM »
Latest offering (in both 1/72 and 1/35):




... and there is another set of 1/35 drawings I can now file in the "dont have to scratchbuild that now" container.

Nice chance for a vignette of the Kiwi gunners during the Long Tan battle.

Good luck finding someone who looks sufficiently like a Maori in 1/35 scale...

Easy, recalling my rugby days just find some appropriate 1/32 or 1/24 scale figures

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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #9 on: March 12, 2022, 01:16:42 AM »



Comes in both 1/72 and 1/35
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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #10 on: March 14, 2022, 06:51:53 AM »
wonder how that Arisgator kit would look on a Bradley  ???

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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #11 on: March 14, 2022, 07:23:55 AM »
wonder how that Arisgator kit would look on a Bradley  ???

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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #12 on: March 15, 2022, 12:39:11 AM »
I don't think I have ever seen a photo of a M1113 next to a M2.
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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #13 on: April 23, 2022, 01:41:42 AM »


Coming in both 1/35 and 1/72
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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #14 on: April 23, 2022, 02:35:52 AM »
And given recent interest in carts:


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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #15 on: April 23, 2022, 02:49:36 AM »
I've got the "SAMSON’S ARMOURED L.G.O.C “B” type 1914." conversion on order . . .


https://www.wip3d.it/en/portfolio-items/aec-b-type-armoured-lorry-r-n-a-s-pattern-1914/?portfolioCats=440


will post more when it arrives.


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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #16 on: April 23, 2022, 03:44:33 AM »
I don't think I have ever seen a photo of a M1113 next to a M2.

Here's some:

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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #17 on: April 27, 2022, 02:22:29 AM »
Star Wars Trade Federation tank inspiration..

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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #18 on: May 04, 2022, 03:00:38 AM »


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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #19 on: May 06, 2022, 12:15:38 AM »
I believe WIP3D is collaborating with another 3D company to produce an Iveco (Western Star) LSVW.

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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #20 on: May 06, 2022, 02:49:45 AM »
I tried to interest them in doing an Otomatic and whilst interested they said they would require more detailed drawings

 
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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #21 on: May 06, 2022, 06:54:06 AM »
I believe WIP3D is collaborating with another 3D company to produce an Iveco (Western Star) LSVW.

Hmmm, ... 'VanLife' conversion for the 'Bread Van'?

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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #22 on: May 26, 2022, 01:58:27 AM »
1/35 Iveco VM90 "Torpedo":



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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #23 on: May 28, 2022, 11:24:39 PM »
I tried to interest them in doing an Otomatic and whilst interested they said they would require more detailed drawings

 


Strange - another Italian 3D printing company, also doing a SIDAM, has announced the Oto-Melara 76mm SPAAG. I wonder if its a collaboration. The test prints are done so it will be coming out soon I imagine. Photos are on social media.

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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #24 on: May 29, 2022, 02:06:48 AM »
Strange - another Italian 3D printing company, also doing a SIDAM, has announced the Oto-Melara 76mm SPAAG. I wonder if its a collaboration. The test prints are done so it will be coming out soon I imagine. Photos are on social media.

Details please
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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #25 on: May 29, 2022, 10:59:05 PM »
Photo I found on line

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« Reply #26 on: May 30, 2022, 01:35:55 AM »
Where did you find it?
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« Reply #27 on: May 30, 2022, 02:10:38 AM »
It was on a FB page, which of course I can no longer recall the name or find. There were 2 or 3 other pics, i just saved that one to my phone for some reason. I'm limited on what I can do on FB  - still on a 30 day ban..my 5th in the last 6 months.

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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #28 on: May 30, 2022, 02:17:52 AM »
I'm limited on what I can do on FB  - still on a 30 day ban..my 5th in the last 6 months.

I'm on a permanent, self imposed ban...i.e. I refuse to have an account. ;)
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« Reply #29 on: May 30, 2022, 08:35:16 AM »
It was on a FB page,  I'm limited on what I can do on FB  - still on a 30 day ban..my 5th in the last 6 months.

I got banned too for stating the truth .... too many nerds & jerks on some pages.  So I've banned them from my world ! ;)

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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #30 on: May 30, 2022, 10:01:46 AM »
OT,

But yeah, the FB fact checkers are actually opinion checkers who are oblivious to historical facts.

Its got me re-thinking a web page format like we have here at BTS. Who built BTS?

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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #31 on: May 31, 2022, 12:53:50 AM »
Who built BTS?

The underpinning software or the forum?
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« Reply #32 on: May 31, 2022, 01:55:00 AM »
I'm limited on what I can do on FB  - still on a 30 day ban..my 5th in the last 6 months.

I'm on a permanent, self imposed ban...i.e. I refuse to have an account. ;)

You and me both Greg  :smiley:

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« Reply #33 on: May 31, 2022, 11:40:48 AM »


My last web page I wrote out in html. This was the heady days of MS Paint and dial up!

I'm hoping that "simple machines" (?) can be adapted to whatever style forum? I just really happen to like the GUI of BTS.

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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #34 on: June 01, 2022, 12:32:45 AM »
Will send you a PM
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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #35 on: December 15, 2022, 03:31:51 AM »
3D printed Gagnotto catapult in both 1/48 and 1/72 scales:

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« Reply #36 on: June 09, 2023, 03:36:57 AM »


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« Reply #37 on: December 22, 2023, 12:58:23 AM »
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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #38 on: February 29, 2024, 12:56:57 AM »
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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #39 on: May 14, 2024, 02:30:14 AM »








The latter two could be candidates for the Swords into Plowshares GB as wildlife observation vehicles in somewhere like Africa or the Arctic.
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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #40 on: May 14, 2024, 04:57:09 AM »
Is there any further information about the Altana version of the M113?  What was the purpose for the thing?  Just a mobile elevated observation post? 
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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #41 on: May 15, 2024, 02:17:25 AM »
Is there any further information about the Altana version of the M113?  What was the purpose for the thing?  Just a mobile elevated observation post?

From what I can find they were Italian versions for observation:


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« Reply #42 on: May 15, 2024, 08:05:24 PM »
Neat camo on the lower M113! 8)
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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #43 on: May 15, 2024, 11:38:00 PM »
Mobile Observation/Exercise Control vehicle could become popular with the hunting tourism industry after retirement in places like Australia and Texas.  Feral hog and emu hunting would be my first guess. 
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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #44 on: May 16, 2024, 02:07:23 AM »
Feral hog and emu hunting would be my first guess.

Feral Hog, Rabbit, cane toad...yes.  Emus?  No - technically cannot be "feral"
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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #45 on: July 18, 2024, 09:56:49 PM »
So, you like M113s? Do you like missile launchers? Have I got some news for you:

M113 w/Hellfires


M113 Atilgan


M113 Tamuz


M113 GRU (for recovery/support of the above listed M113s



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Re: WIP3D
« Reply #46 on: July 19, 2024, 01:55:08 AM »
 :smiley:
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